"...In a political atmosphere polluted by bias... and bellicosity, The Commonwealth Club stands as a beacon of openness..." -- Arianna Huffington, syndicated columnist and author
"...[This book] will show those who don't already know why the Club is a national treasure." -- Michael Beschloss, historian and author
"A unique compilation of speeches with great relevance for the challenges we face today..." -- Senator Richard G. Lugar, Chair, Senate Foreign Relations Committee
"If Martians...wanted to find out what life was like in the twentieth century, this would be the treatise..." -- Mickey Hart, percussionist and music preservationist
"_Each a Mighty Voice_ should be required reading for every political candidate, public spokesperson, and business leader..." -- Amy Tan, author of _The Joy Luck Club_, _The Kitchen God's Wife_, and _The Thousand Secret Senses_
About the Author
Steven Boyd Saum serves as editor-in-chief for The Commonwealth Club of California. He previously served in the Peace Corps, directed the Fulbright program, and hosted a radio show in Ukraine. His writing has appeared in the "Christian Science Monitor," Salon.com, "Kenyon Review," and other publications.